The table below looks at the statistics for FTP skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited FTP over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
File Transfer Protocol (FTP)
Rank 202 209 195
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -14
Permanent jobs citing FTP 20 2 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.36% 0.037% 0.19%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.16% 0.22% 1.08%
Number of salaries quoted 14 2 8
Average salary £40,000 £36,500 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.58% -36.52%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +15.38%
FTP
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Communications & Networking Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
927 893 830
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 16.55% 16.41% 17.13%
Number of salaries quoted 750 756 663
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -1.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

FTP
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing FTP across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

FTP Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

FTP
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing FTP across the West Midlands region.

FTP Salary Trend in the West Midlands

FTP
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing FTP across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

FTP Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

FTP
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing FTP within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Wolverhampton - 6 £40,000 - 1
Staffordshire - 6 - -
Birmingham - 2 £35,250 -
FTP
England

FTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing FTP also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited FTP.

1 17 (39.53%) SQL Server
2 16 (37.21%) Citrix
3 15 (34.88%) Business Intelligence
3 15 (34.88%) Cognos
3 15 (34.88%) Cognos Framework Manager
4 14 (32.56%) UNIX
4 14 (32.56%) Oracle
5 13 (30.23%) VBA
5 13 (30.23%) Windows
5 13 (30.23%) Cognos Powerplay
5 13 (30.23%) SharePoint
5 13 (30.23%) Cognos TM1
5 13 (30.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 12 (27.91%) Degree
6 12 (27.91%) Manufacturing
6 12 (27.91%) Data Warehouse
6 12 (27.91%) Cognos Impromptu
6 12 (27.91%) SQL
6 12 (27.91%) SAN
6 12 (27.91%) Microsoft
6 12 (27.91%) Security Architecture
7 11 (25.58%) Cognos Business Intelligence
7 11 (25.58%) Analytical Skills
7 11 (25.58%) ETL
7 11 (25.58%) DataStage
8 9 (20.93%) VMware
9 8 (18.60%) Change Management
9 8 (18.60%) SNMP
9 8 (18.60%) SMTP
9 8 (18.60%) HTTP

FTP
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing FTP also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited FTP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 13 (30.23%) SharePoint
2 3 (6.98%) MS Exchange
2 3 (6.98%) Apache
2 3 (6.98%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.33%) WebLogic
3 1 (2.33%) IIS
3 1 (2.33%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (2.33%) CMS
3 1 (2.33%) WebSphere
3 1 (2.33%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
3 1 (2.33%) EPiServer CMS
Applications
1 1 (2.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 13 (30.23%) Cognos TM1
2 11 (25.58%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 6 (13.95%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.33%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (27.91%) SAN
2 8 (18.60%) iSCSI
2 8 (18.60%) NAS
2 8 (18.60%) SMTP
2 8 (18.60%) HTTP
2 8 (18.60%) SNMP
3 7 (16.28%) TCP/IP
4 6 (13.95%) VLAN
5 5 (11.63%) DHCP
5 5 (11.63%) LAN
5 5 (11.63%) WAN
5 5 (11.63%) FCoE
5 5 (11.63%) Fibre Channel
5 5 (11.63%) DNS
6 3 (6.98%) Firewall
6 3 (6.98%) IPsec
6 3 (6.98%) Ethernet
6 3 (6.98%) VPN
7 1 (2.33%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (39.53%) SQL Server
2 15 (34.88%) Cognos Framework Manager
3 13 (30.23%) Cognos Powerplay
3 13 (30.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 12 (27.91%) Cognos Impromptu
4 12 (27.91%) Data Warehouse
5 11 (25.58%) DataStage
6 2 (4.65%) Oracle OWB
6 2 (4.65%) Oracle OLAP
6 2 (4.65%) ActiveReports
6 2 (4.65%) Cognos Report Studio
6 2 (4.65%) Cognos Transformer
6 2 (4.65%) OLAP
6 2 (4.65%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 6 (13.95%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (4.65%) Oracle APEX
3 1 (2.33%) Visual Studio
3 1 (2.33%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
General
1 12 (27.91%) Manufacturing
2 7 (16.28%) Retail
3 5 (11.63%) Finance
4 3 (6.98%) German Language
5 2 (4.65%) French Language
6 1 (2.33%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 16 (37.21%) Developer
1 16 (37.21%) Analyst
2 13 (30.23%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 10 (23.26%) Cognos Developer
3 10 (23.26%) Cognos BI Developer
4 7 (16.28%) Support Analyst
5 6 (13.95%) Applications Support
5 6 (13.95%) Applications Support Analyst
6 3 (6.98%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (6.98%) Senior Consultant
6 3 (6.98%) Consultant
6 3 (6.98%) Senior Storage Consultant
6 3 (6.98%) Senior Implementation Consultant
6 3 (6.98%) Implementation Consultant
6 3 (6.98%) Storage Consultant
7 2 (4.65%) Technical Developer
7 2 (4.65%) Report Developer
7 2 (4.65%) Technical Analyst
7 2 (4.65%) Analyst Developer
7 2 (4.65%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.33%) HTML
1 1 (2.33%) SOAP
1 1 (2.33%) XML
1 1 (2.33%) EDI
1 1 (2.33%) WebSphere MQ
1 1 (2.33%) Middleware
1 1 (2.33%) EDIFACT
Miscellaneous
1 11 (25.58%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (13.95%) Computer Science
3 5 (11.63%) CLARiiON
4 3 (6.98%) Clustering
4 3 (6.98%) Replication
5 2 (4.65%) GIS
6 1 (2.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 14 (32.56%) UNIX
2 13 (30.23%) Windows
3 8 (18.60%) Linux
4 5 (11.63%) AIX
4 5 (11.63%) HPUX
4 5 (11.63%) Solaris
5 1 (2.33%) Windows XP
5 1 (2.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (2.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (2.33%) Windows 7
5 1 (2.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (34.88%) Business Intelligence
2 12 (27.91%) Security Architecture
3 11 (25.58%) ETL
4 8 (18.60%) Change Management
5 7 (16.28%) ITIL
5 7 (16.28%) E-Commerce
5 7 (16.28%) User Acceptance Testing
6 6 (13.95%) Incident Management
6 6 (13.95%) WFM
6 6 (13.95%) ERP
6 6 (13.95%) Time Management
7 5 (11.63%) Service Delivery
8 3 (6.98%) Data Management
9 2 (4.65%) Logistics
9 2 (4.65%) Business Analysis
10 1 (2.33%) Network Monitoring
10 1 (2.33%) Supply Chain Management
10 1 (2.33%) Software Engineering
10 1 (2.33%) Load Balancing
10 1 (2.33%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (30.23%) VBA
2 12 (27.91%) SQL
3 3 (6.98%) Shell Script
3 3 (6.98%) Bash Shell
4 2 (4.65%) VBScript
4 2 (4.65%) PL/SQL
5 1 (2.33%) C++
5 1 (2.33%) COBOL
5 1 (2.33%) Java
5 1 (2.33%) Progress 4GL
Qualifications
1 12 (27.91%) Degree
2 3 (6.98%) NCDA
2 3 (6.98%) NCIE
System Software
1 4 (9.30%) NFS
1 4 (9.30%) Active Directory
2 3 (6.98%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (6.98%) XenServer
2 3 (6.98%) XenDesktop
3 1 (2.33%) vSphere
3 1 (2.33%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.33%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 6 (13.95%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 3 (6.98%) WSUS
Vendors
1 16 (37.21%) Citrix
2 15 (34.88%) Cognos
3 14 (32.56%) Oracle
4 12 (27.91%) Microsoft
5 9 (20.93%) VMware
6 8 (18.60%) EMC
6 8 (18.60%) NetApp
7 6 (13.95%) Cisco
7 6 (13.95%) IBM
7 6 (13.95%) ATG
7 6 (13.95%) Kronos
8 5 (11.63%) Fujitsu
8 5 (11.63%) StorageTek
8 5 (11.63%) Sun
8 5 (11.63%) HP
9 4 (9.30%) SAP
9 4 (9.30%) Hyperion
9 4 (9.30%) Infor
10 3 (6.98%) Juniper
10 3 (6.98%) Dell
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